- A minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in a biological science or closely related field
- A minimum of three (3) years of progressively responsible experience in fieldwork and report preparation in consulting or similar work environment
- Project management experience
- Working knowledge of Clean Water Act Section 404 Army Corps of Engineers’ regulation program, Oregon Removal/Fill Law, and/or Washington’s Joint Aquatic Resource Permit Application (JARPA) process
- Working knowledge of the Army Corps of Engineers Wetlands Delineation Manual (Environmental Laboratory, 1987), and the Western Mountains, Valleys, and Coast Regional Supplement and/or Arid West Regional Supplement, and field experience with describing soils in the field, Pacific Northwest flora, and wetland hydrology indicators
- Professional Wetland Scientist (PWS) certification obtained through the Society of Wetland Scientist’s Professional Certification Program preferred, or qualified and willing to become certified
- Supplementary experience in other areas of natural resources consulting such as wildlife surveys, botany surveys, and National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) document preparation is beneficial
- Excellent oral, written, and problem-solving skills
- Ability to travel as needed for projects throughout Oregon, Washington, Idaho, and Alaska including overnight travel for up to one week at a time on a regular basis
SWCA Environmental Consultants is a growing employee-owned firm, providing a full-spectrum of environmental services. With offices across the United States, SWCA is one of the largest environmental compliance firms and ranks among Engineering News-Record’s Top 200 Environmental Firms.
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